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Zodiac Pacer getting stuck near lower steps in shallow end of pool.

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There are several things that you will want to check if these pool cleaners are becoming hung on your pool steps. make sure that you are utilizing your return flow. If the return jets are not positioned properly, it will cause issues with steps. Position the return line directional so that you can only detect water movement on the surface 8 feet out from the wall, and aim it at the center of the opposite wall. In addition to your return lines, you will also want to confirm proper hose length and weight. Make any adjustments to the flow needed if it is too strong. If these options don't work, you will need to install a wheel deflector (#W69647).

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